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28 NOVEMBER - 01 DECEMBER | 2022
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Monday 28 November

09:00 - 17:00

Full Day Tutorials

A

Dev

Extending Microsoft 365 with SharePoint Framework

Level 200

SharePoint Framework

 

Paolo Pialorsi, MVP, PiaSys.com, Italy  

 

B

IT Pro

How to do Search & Content Assessment in Microsoft 365

Level 100

Search

 

Agnes Molnar, Microsoft RD, MVP, Search Explained, Hungary  

 

C

IT Pro

Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals Bootcamp

Level 200

Security

 

Vlad Catrinescu, MVP, MCT, vNext Solutions, Canada  

 

D

Dev

Allow AI to become Employee of the Month using M365 and Azure

Level 300

Artificial Intelligence

 

Rick Van Rousselt, MVP, Advantive, Belgium Albert-Jan Schot, MVP, BLIS.digital, Netherlands Stephan Bisser, MVP, Solvion, Austria Thomas Göelles, MVP, Solvion Information Management, Austria  

 

E

Business

Hybrid Work Masterclass

Level 300

Hybrid Work

 

Paul Woods, Rapid Circle, Australia  

 

F

IT Pro

Managing Hybrid Servers with Azure Arc and Automanage

Level 300

Azure Arc

 

Aleksandar Nikolic, MVP, M.O.3.A.K. IT Consulting, Serbia  

 

G

Business

Information Architecture for M365

Level 100

Microsoft 365

 

Susan Hanley, MVP, Susan Hanley LLC, USA  

 

H

IT Pro

Microsoft Viva and Syntex Workshop

Level 300

Microsoft Viva

 

Zoe Wilson, MVP, Agilisys Ltd, United Kingdom Chirag Patel, MVP, Patel Consulting, United Kingdom Kevin McDonnell, CPS, United Kingdom  

 

I

Dev / Maker

Power Apps & Power Automate: The Definitive Workshop

Level 200

Power Apps

 

Ahmad Najjar, MVP, Avanade, Norway Serge Luca, MVP, Power Platform Associates, Belgium  

 



Tuesday 29 November

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome and Introductions

09:00 - 10:00

KEYNOTE: Microsoft Keynote - Title Coming Soon

 

Jeff Teper, CVP - Microsoft 365 Collaboration with Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Microsoft, USA  

 

10:00 - 10:15

Change Rooms

10:15 - 11:15

Sessions

T1

IT Pro

Strong Story to Tell: Top 10 Mistakes by Administrators about Remote Work

Level 300

Remote Work

 

Paula Januszkiewicz, Microsoft RD, MVP, CQURE, Poland  

 

T2

IT Pro

Dataverse Modeldriven Apps - 101

Level 200

Dataverse

 

Sara Lagerquist, MVP, CRMK, Sweden  

 

T3

IT Pro

Real-World Zero Trust Approach with Microsoft Azure

Level 300

Azure

 

Jussi Roine, MVP, North Advisors, Finland  

 

T4

Dev

Scaling your .NET Application using Azure

Level 300

Azure

 

Joseph Guadagno, MVP, Rocket Mortgage, USA  

 

T5

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

T6

End User

WOW your Coworkers with Awesome Looking Lists: Conditional Formatting in SharePoint

Level 200

OneDrive

 

Marijn Somers, MVP, Mijn 365 Coach, Belgium  

 

T7

Dev

Microsoft Viva Connections Adaptive Card Extensions (ACEs)

Level 300

Microsoft Viva

 

Anoop Tatti, MVP, Content + Cloud Limited, United Kingdom  

 

T8

Business

7 ways how Microsoft Teams can Improve your Employee Experience

Level 100

Microsoft Teams

 

Karoliina Kettukari, MVP, Meltlake, Finland Amanda Sterner, MVP, Knowledge Factory Advania , Sweden  

 

T9

IT Pro

Walk the Line with MS Teams: Excited End Users & Overwhelmed IT or Vice Versa?

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Antje Lamartine, MVP, IF-Blueprint, Germany  

 

11:15 - 11:45

Morning Break - Visit the EXPO

11:45 - 12:45

Sessions

T10

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

T11

IT Pro

PnP PowerShell: What You Need to Know

Level 200

PowerShell

 

Erwin van Hunen, MVP, MCM, Valo Solutions, Sweden  

 

T12

IT Pro

Five Best Azure Access Control Practices

Level 300

Azure

 

Magnus Mårtensson, Microsoft RD, MVP, Devoteam, Sweden  

 

T13

Dev

OAuth Flows in Azure Applications: Welcome to the Jungle

Level 300

Azure

 

Laura Kokkarinen, MVP, Sulava, Finland  

 

T14

IT Pro

How to Choose between SharePoint lists, SQL Azure, Microsoft Dataverse

Level 200

Dataverse

 

Serge Luca, MVP, Power Platform Associates, Belgium Isabelle Van Campenhoudt, MVP, Power Platform Associates, Belgium  

 

T15

Dev

Data governance with Microsoft Purview

Level 300

Azure

 

Nico Jacobs, U2U, Belgium  

 

T16

Business

Hybrid Workshops and Immersive Meetings eExperience in the Microsoft Metaverse

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Vesa Nopanen, MVP, Sulava, Finland  

 

T17

IT Pro

Deploy and Manage Teams Meeting Rooms at Scale

Level 300

Microsoft Teams

 

Jan Ketil Skanke, MVP, CloudWay, Norway Ståle Hansen, Microsoft RD, MVP, CloudWay, Norway  

 

T18

IT Pro

Service Principals, App Registrations and Other Azure Myths

Level 300

Azure

 

Eric Berg, MVP, CGI, Germany  

 

12:45 - 14:00

Networking Lunch – Visit the Expo

14:00 - 15:00

Sessions

T19

IT Pro

Power Automate Vs Azure Logic Apps | Choosing the Right Workflow Engine for You

Level 200

Power Platform

 

Eric Overfield, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, MCT, PixelMill Inc, USA  

 

T20

Business

Power Employee Wellbeing and Productivity with Viva and Teams

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Beatriz Oliveira, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, BindTuning, Portugal  

 

T21

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

T22

End User

Power Automate Approvals

Level 200

Power Automate

 

Scott Shearer, MVP, IntelliPoint Solutions, USA  

 

T23

Dev / IT Pro

Developing The Next Big Thing On Azure with Container Apps and DAPR

Level 300

Azure

 

Alex Mang, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, Microsoft, Romania  

 

T24

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

T25

Dev

Learnings from a Microsoft 365 Developer Moving into the Power Platform

Level 300

Microsoft 365

 

Yannick Reekmans, MVP, Qubix NV, Belgium  

 

T26

IT Pro

Modernize your Classic SharePoint Experiences to Unlock SharePoint's Full Potential

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Bert Jansen, Microsoft, Belgium  

 

T27

Business

Uncomplicatify Collaboration Architecture

Level 200

Microsoft 365

 

Merethe Stave, MVP, CloudWay, Norway  

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Sessions

T28

End User

Viva Engagement! How to Leverage Microsoft 365 to Improve Employee Communications

Level 200

Microsoft Viva

 

Susan Hanley, MVP, Susan Hanley LLC, USA  

 

T29

Business / IT Pro

SharePoint Syntex - Art of the Possible and Lessons Learnt

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Chris O'Brien, MVP, Content+Cloud, United Kingdom  

 

T30

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

T31

Dev

Don't Put your Messages in a Bottle; Implement Messaging Patterns

Level 300

Azure

 

Eldert Grootenboer, Microsoft, Canada Olena Borzenko, Xpirit DE, Germany  

 

T32

IT Pro

Power Platform - Business Experts and Admins Working Together

Level 300

Power Platform

 

Albert Hoitingh, MVP, InSpark, Netherlands Daniel Laskewitz, MVP, Microsoft, Netherlands  

 

T33

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

T34

End User

OneDrive - Tips and Tricks

Level 300

OneDrive

 

Hans Brender, MVP, HBsoft, Germany  

 

T35

Dev

Getting Started with the Microsoft Graph Toolkit

Level 200

Microsoft Graph

 

Fabian Williams, Microsoft, USA  

 

T36

IT Pro

Exploring Microsoft 365 Migration Options and Tools

Level 300

Migration

 

Brian Alderman, MVP, MicroTechPoint, USA  

 

16:15 - 16:45

Afternoon Break

16:45 - 17:45

Sessions

T37

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

T38

Business

Azure Monitor, Azure Data Explorer and Power BI, Oh My!

Level 300

Azure

 

John P. White, MVP, tyGraph, Canada  

 

T39

Business / End User

How Autonomy in the Modern Workplace has Changed the Way We Work, Forever

Level 100

Modern Workplace

 

Tracy Van der Schyff, MVP, The Guid Stuff, South Africa  

 

T40

Dev

The Latest Teams Development Innovations

Level 300

Microsoft Teams

 

Rick Van Rousselt, MVP, Advantive, Belgium  

 

T41

IT Pro

How Organizations Can Prepare for Microsoft Viva

Level 200

Microsoft Viva

 

Christian Buckley, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, AvePoint, USA  

 

T42

Dev

Modern .NET plus Microsoft 365 PnP: An Excellent Choice for your Cloud Solutions

Level 300

PnP

 

Bert Jansen, Microsoft, Belgium  

 

T43

IT Pro

I Find your Lack of Azure Governance Disturbing!

Level 300

Azure Governance

 

Tiago Costa, MVP, MCT, Independent Contractor, Portugal  

 

T44

IT Pro

Taking an Infrastructure as Code Approach to Microsoft 365

Level 300

Microsoft 365

 

Luke Evans, Agilisys, United Kingdom  

 

T45

IT Pro

Where on Earth is my Data? Multi-Geo Capabilities in Microsoft 365

Level 300

Microsoft 365

 

Paul Hunt, MVP, Trustmarque ltd, United Kingdom  

 

17:45 - 18:45

EXPO Drinks & Networking



Wednesday 30 November

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome and Introductions

09:00 - 10:00

KEYNOTE: Microsoft Keynote - Title Coming Soon

 

Karuana Gatimu, Principal Manager, Customer Advocacy Group, Microsoft Teams Engineering, Microsoft, USA  

 

10:00 - 10:15

Change Rooms

10:15 - 11:15

Sessions

W1

IT Pro

A Deep Dive into Achieving a Perfect Secure Score in Microsoft 365 and Azure

Level 300

Azure

 

Jussi Roine, MVP, North Advisors, Finland  

 

W2

Business

Creating a Custom Learning Portal with Microsoft 365 Learning Pathways

Level 200

Microsoft 365

 

Emily Mancini, MVP, Sympraxis Consulting, USA Derek Cash-Peterson, MVP, Sympraxis Consulting, Iceland  

 

W3

IT Pro

Creating Power Virtual Agent Chatbots for Microsoft Teams

Level 200

Power Virtual Agents

 

Vlad Catrinescu, MVP, MCT, vNext Solutions, Canada  

 

W4

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

W5

IT Pro

PowerPlatform CoE: Implement a Grow-as-you-go Governance Model for your Organization

Level 200

Power Platform

 

Negar Shahbaz, Capgemini Sweden AB, Sweden  

 

W6

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

W7

IT Pro

Getting Started with Microsoft Graph and PowerShell

Level 200

Microsoft Graph

 

Aleksandar Nikolic, MVP, M.O.3.A.K. IT Consulting, Serbia  

 

W8

Dev

Microsoft Teams B2C In 1 Session!

Level 300

Microsoft Teams

 

Tom Morgan, MVP, Modality Systems, United Kingdom  

 

W9

Dev

Style your Intranet with a Style Guide

Level 300

Intranet

 

Stefan Bauer, MVP, N8D, Austria  

 

11:15 - 11:45

11:45 - 12:45

Sessions

W10

IT Pro

Manage Teams for Success

Level 300

Microsoft Teams

 

Tony Redmond, MVP, Office 365 for IT Pros, Ireland  

 

W11

Business

How to do Search and Content Assessment in Microsoft 365

Level 100

Microsoft 365

 

Agnes Molnar, Microsoft RD, MVP, Search Explained, Hungary  

 

W12

IT Pro

Monitoring Microsoft 365 Security with Azure Sentinel

Level 200

Azure

 

Thomas Vochten, MVP, MCT, Cronos Group, Belgium Jussi Roine, MVP, North Advisors, Finland  

 

W13

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

W14

Dev

Rearchitecting Enterprise Applications for Azure Cloud Native

Level 300

Azure

 

Mihai Tataran, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, Avaelgo, Romania  

 

W15

Dev

Use Bot Framework Composer to Build Sophisticated Teams Apps

Level 300

Bots

 

Stephan Bisser, MVP, Solvion, Austria  

 

W16

Business

Viva Topics 18 months later - What did we get?

Level 200

Microsoft Viva

 

Chris O'Brien, MVP, Content+Cloud, United Kingdom  

 

W17

IT Pro

Azure Synapse Analytics: Data Analytics in the Cloud

Level 300

Azure Synapse

 

Andrew Brust, Microsoft RD and MVP, Blue Badge Insights, United States  

 

W18

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

12:45 - 14:00

Networking Lunch – Visit the Expo / Diversity and Inclusion Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Sessions

W19

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

W20

End User

Harmonising Microsoft Viva, Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Loop

Level 100

Microsoft Teams

 

Sara Fennah, MVP, Znrgy Ltd, United Kingdom  

 

W21

Dev

How to Build a Good Vibes Generator for Microsoft Teams

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Luise Freese, MVP, Luise Freese, Germany Lee Ford, MVP, Symity, United Kingdom  

 

W22

IT Pro

Customizing Microsoft Search

Level 300

Microsoft Search

 

Mikael Svenson, Microsoft, Norway  

 

W23

IT Pro

Teams and Microsoft 365 External Users - Unstructured and Structured

Level 200

Microsoft 365

 

Peter Carson, MVP, Envision IT, Canada  

 

W24

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

W25

Business

One-Stop-Viva-Shop | Understanding how Microsoft Viva will work for your Organization

Level 200

Microsoft Viva

 

Eric Overfield, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, MCT, PixelMill Inc, USA  

 

W26

IT Pro

Call to Action: Spreading the Message of Green Software

Level 100

Green Software

 

Stephanie Donahue, Microsoft RD and MVP, Avanade, United States  

 

W27

Dev

Extend the Power Platform with Custom Connectors

Level 300

Dataverse

 

Daniel Laskewitz, MVP, Microsoft, Netherlands  

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Sessions

W28

Business

9 Conversation Starters for Microsoft Viva

Level 200

Microsoft Viva

 

Ståle Hansen, Microsoft RD, MVP, CloudWay, Norway Lesley Crook, MVP, CloudWay, United Kingdom  

 

W29

IT Pro

Auto-Labeling – How to

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Nicki Borell, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, Experts Inside, Germany  

 

W30

How to Track and Report CO2 Emissions in a £42bn Company using Power BI

Green Software

 

Ben Howard, MVP, Applepark Ltd., United Kingdom Dr Clive Bastin, RELX, United Kingdom  

 

W31

Business / IT Pro

Ensure your compliance in Microsoft Teams with Information Protection and Governance

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Jasper Oosterveld, MVP, InSpark , Netherlands  

 

W32

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

W33

Dev

The future is APIs, and here is how you can benefit from it

Level 200

API

 

Elio Struyf, MVP, Struyf Consulting, Belgium  

 

W34

Dev

Building AI enriched applications with Azure Cognitive Search and CosmosDB

Level 300

CosmosDB

 

Glenn Colpaert, MVP, Zure, Belgium  

 

W35

IT Pro

Create Azure Functions using the new PnP PowerShell (no C# required)

Level 300

PowerShell

 

Rodrigo Pinto, MVP, Storm, Portugal  

 

W36

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

16:45 - 17:45

KEYNOTE: Microsoft Keynote - Title Coming Soon

 

Scott Hanselman, Partner Program Manager, Microsoft, USA  

 

20:00 - 00:00

ESPC22 Party Night - Tickets On Sale Soon



Thursday 01 December

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome and Introductions

09:00 - 10:00

KEYNOTE: Microsoft Keynote - Title Coming Soon

 

Vesa Juvonen, Principal Program Manager, Microsoft, USA And Friends  

 

10:15 - 11:15

Sessions

Th1

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th2

IT Pro

Automating Administrative Tasks in Microsoft 365 for the Reluctant IT Pro

Level 300

Microsoft 365

 

Thomas Vochten, MVP, MCT, Cronos Group, Belgium  

 

Th3

IT Pro

Unified Governance for Power Automate, Power Apps and Power BI with Doctor Flow and Isa

Level 200

Power Platform

 

Serge Luca, MVP, Power Platform Associates, Belgium Isabelle Van Campenhoudt, MVP, Power Platform Associates, Belgium  

 

Th4

IT Pro

Secure External Collaboration in Microsoft Teams

Level 300

Microsoft Teams

 

Bram de Jager, MVP, MCM, Advice Matters, Netherlands  

 

Th5

IT Pro

Moving our Enterprise App to the Cloud: Notes from the Field

Level 300

Cloud

 

Rik Hepworth, MVP, Microsoft RD, Black Marble, United Kingdom  

 

Th6

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

Th7

Dev

Build Back Better: Business Solutions with Azure and Microsoft 365

Level 200

Azure

 

Bill Ayers, MVP, MCM, MCT, Flow Simulation Ltd., United Kingdom  

 

Th8

Business / IT Pro

Keeping your Power Apps and Flows Manageable for Both IT and Business Users

Level 300

Power Apps

 

Rik de Koning, Rapid Circle, Netherlands  

 

Th9

Business

Innovation & Entrepreneurship - a new DNA to Success

Level 100

Entrepreneurship

 

Dipti Chhatrapati, Applied Information Science, Spain  

 

11:15 - 11:45

Morning Break - Visit the EXPO

11:45 - 12:45

Sessions

Th10

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th11

Business

Don't let Microsoft 365 Governance and Compliance be a roll of the dice

Level 100

Governance

 

Nikki Chapple, MVP, CloudWay, United Kingdom  

 

Th12

IT Pro

No Cartoons in Azure: Creating a Solid Naming - and Tagging Strategy

Level 200

Azure

 

Barbara Forbes, MVP, OGD, Netherlands  

 

Th13

Dev

Securing Applications and REST APIs with Azure Active Directory

Level 400

Azure AD

 

Paolo Pialorsi, MVP, PiaSys.com, Italy  

 

Th14

End User

Deep Dive on Power BI, Teams and SharePoint

Level 300

Power BI

 

John P. White, MVP, tyGraph, Canada  

 

Th15

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

Th16

Dev

Power Automate Desktop – Lessons Learnt after a year of RPA Automation

Level 300

Power Automate

 

Tomasz Poszytek, MVP, Konsultanci Digital Workplace, Poland  

 

Th17

IT Pro

Modern Multilingual SharePoint Intranet for 20k Users - a Real Life Customer Case

Level 200

Intranet

 

Sari Soinoja, Meltlake Oy, Finland  

 

Th18

IT Pro

Properly Securing Azure AD Connect and Azure AD Connect Cloud Sync

Level 300

Azure AD

 

Sander Berkouwer, MVP, MCT, SCCT, Netherlands  

 

12:45 - 14:00

Networking Lunch – Visit the Expo

14:00 - 15:00

Sessions

Th19

IT Pro

How to Ensure Operational Governance for Microsoft Teams

Level 100

Microsoft Teams

 

Dux Raymond Sy, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, AvePoint, USA  

 

Th20

Business

The Viva Explorers Panel Discussion

Level 100

Microsoft Viva

 

Zoe Wilson, MVP, Agilisys Ltd, United Kingdom Kevin McDonnell, CPS, United Kingdom Sara Fennah, MVP, Znrgy Ltd, United Kingdom Chirag Patel, MVP, Patel Consulting, United Kingdom Lesley Crook, MVP, CloudWay, United Kingdom  

 

Th21

IT Pro

PnP Modern Search - When Microsoft Search doesn't Cover your Needs

Level 300

PnP

 

Mikael Svenson, Microsoft, Norway Franck Cornu, MVP, Ubisoft, Canada  

 

Th22

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th23

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th24

Dev

Cleaning up your Act. Fundamentals of Green Software Development

Level 300

Green Software

 

Richard Conway, Microsoft RD, MVP, Elastacloud Limited, United Kingdom Andy Cross, Microsoft RD, Elastacloud, United Kingdom  

 

Th25

Dev

Authenticate External Customers With Azure AD B2C

Level 300

Azure AD

 

Radi Atanassov, MCM, MVP, OneBit Software, Bulgaria  

 

Th26

IT Pro

Infrastructure as Code on Azure: Bicep vs Terraform

Level 300

IaC

 

Pascal Naber, MVP, Tech Driven, Netherlands  

 

Th27

Session Title Coming Soon

 

 

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Sessions

Th28

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th29

Business

How to Fail in User Adoption: 5 Steps to Mess it All Up

Level 100

Microsoft 365

 

Karoliina Kettukari, MVP, Meltlake, Finland  

 

Th30

Dev

How to Execute JavaScript, TypeScript, and Excel Formulas In Power Automate

Level 300

Power Automate

 

Mark Rackley, MVP, PAIT Group, USA  

 

Th31

Microsoft Session Coming Soon

 

Microsoft, USA  

 

Th32

Dev / IT Pro

Kubernetes goes Serverless with Azure Container Apps

Level 300

Azure

 

Thorsten Hans, MVP, Thinktecture AG, Germany  

 

Th33

IT Pro

Automate Phone Number Management in Microsoft Teams

Level 400

Microsoft Teams

 

Ståle Hansen, Microsoft RD, MVP, CloudWay, Norway  

 

Th34

Dev

Extend your Teams Meetings with Custom Meeting Apps

Level 200

Microsoft Teams

 

Markus Möller, MVP, Avanade, Germany  

 

Th35

IT Pro

Automating ALM of Power Platform with Azure DevOps

Level 300

Azure DevOps

 

Django Lohn, MVP, InSpark, Netherlands  

 

Th36

IT Pro

Monitor your Tenant’s Access with Graph and APIs

Level 300

Microsoft Graph

 

Andrea Martorana Tusa, MVP, Pandora, Denmark